LGIM hires Mason as head of product


Legal & General Investment Management has appointed Rhodri Mason as head of product to lead business product functions across all teams.

He will take up the newly created position on 7 March and report to Aaron Meder, head of investment at LGIM.

Mason brings 10 years’ experience in product design across all major asset classes, joining from Hermes Investment Management where he was head of investment solutions and product strategy.

Before Hermes he was head of Ucits management at Man Investments, having held earlier roles at BlackRock, Barclays Global Investors and M&G Investments.

Meder says: “Rhodri brings valuable experience in understanding clients’ investment needs and translating that into effective product design and delivery.

“He will be responsible for continuing our efforts to build a centre of excellence for product strategy and development, and enhance our ability to innovate and achieve better outcomes for our clients.”